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County board proclaims Indigenous People’s Day

Extended applause from the overflow crowd greeted the adoption by the Cook County Board of a proclamation declaring “the second Monday in October shall be recognized exclusively as Indigenous Pe

The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Revisiting the North Shore's "Lost Resorts"

There were many resorts that once flourished between the Cascade and Caribou Rivers along the North Shore. Most of those resorts are gone now…but some of their history remains.

‘U.S. Policy Toward Africa’ will be Great Decisions discussion group topic on October 15

Africa is home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world, and has become a draw for foreign investors.

Fall color

It'll look a lot more like fall this week

Sunday’s heat wave matched or broke records all over the Northland, however the other shoe is about to drop.

Cook County Higher Ed presentation on Grand Portage museum artifacts, October 15

The Grand Portage National Monument houses a museum featuring over 88,000 objects, some dating back to prehistoric times.

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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for October 10

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days.

Fall color

Weather warming up

Rain will give way to warmer fall weather. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.

Canada geese in flight

A Year in the Wilderness: October 8 - Dave and Amy in camp

Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences travelling the BWCAW.

Alisa Magallon

Library features "Stories Sing!" presentation by the Minnesota Opera on October 12

The Minnesota Opera will be bringing opera to children in a special program at the Grand Marais Public Library.

Commissioner Doo-Kirk

Doo-Kirk: The Indigenous People's Day resolution and action could have been handled better

In an interview on WTIP’s North Shore Morning, Commissioner and Board Chair Heidi Doo-Kirk apologized for how the Indigenous People’s Day resolution and subsequent action was handled.